9 Top NYC Stylists, 9 Mid-Summer Musts

As the summer stock goes on sale and the fall merch starts to shuffle in, shopping can start to feel #awkward (like running into that college "friend" whose name you don't remember in the fitting room of an H&M). Do you snag something loose 'n' light for the last days of heat (think long and hard about last year's Indian summer)? Or, do you start stocking up on thick knits and merlot colors (it's never too early to start)?
To deal with this debacle, we've turned to nine NYC stylists who served us their picks to purchase right now. Let's face it, just because seasonal stock is in transition, that doesn't mean you're gonna stop shopping (or at least window shopping). So, from Michael Fisher's gold Margiela sneakers to Annabel Tollman's cheeky Delfina Delettrez earring, we've got the choice choices that are guaranteed to satisfy your in-between-months browsing fix. (Uh, there's one NSFW-ish item we're not buying…but we bet someone will.)
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Annabel Tollman

"Dear Refinery 29, I would like to own Delfina Deletterez's red mouth and pearl earring (possibly two). I wear very classic clothes and so I love something wacky and kitshy and bold like this to contrast. Love, Lady T... xoxo"

Delfina Delettrez Red Mouth and Pearl Single Earring, $580, available at Opening Ceremony.

Photo: Courtesy of Annabel Tollman
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Michael Fisher

"Currently I'm coveting Maison Martin Margiela's Gold Foil Replica Sneakers! They're gorgeous, unique, and basically jewelry for my feet."

Maison Martin Margiela Men's Gold Foil Replica Sneaker, $589, available at Oki-Ni.

Photo: Courtesy of Michael Fisher
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Annie Ladino

"I'm loving this large Metro tote. It's perfect for weekend trips with all its compartments, but lightweight and durable at the beach. I'm getting another one as my prop kit to have on set with me."

MZ Wallace Quilted Camo Oxford Nylon Large Metro Tote, $195, available at MZ Wallace.

Photo: Courtesy of Anne Ladino
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Heidi Bivens

"I've wanted one of Laura Mannix's necklaces since she stared designing them. It's fine jewelry that is a wonderful investment, since you can wear it every day. For the girls I know who wear theirs' all the time, it has become part of their signature look. The necklace can be simply worn on its own, or they look awesome layered with other pieces. Effortless and elegant."

Two Starboard Giselle Chain Necklace, available at Two Starboard.

Photo: Courtesy of Heidi Bivens
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Ian Bradley

"The bomber jacket is an essential piece in every man's closet, and S2A's satin nylon version is a perfectly fun and luxurious way of doing it."

Surface To Air Siberia Bomber V1, $660, available at Surface To Air.

Photo: Courtesy of Aimee Blout
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Kate Young

"I want look 42 from Dior Couture. It's so chic, so unattainable, and I imagine it will be iconic as part of Raf's first Dior couture show."

Photos: MCV Photo, Tim Howard Management
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Yuki James

"This mask would be perfect for when I'm feeling bitchy, or if I'm having a breakout."

Svpply Puppy Dog Style Leather Fetish Hood Blindfold Mask, $100, available at Svpply.

Photo: Courtesy of Yuki James
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Laura Jones

"At this moment I'm living for the Givenchy Shark Tooth Covered Shaft Knee Boot. If I could only make one clothing purchase this fall, these would be it! They're the MUST-HAVE boots of next season: So tough and chic!"

Givenchy Shark Tooth Covered Shaft Knee Boot, $1,695, available at Barneys.

Photo: Courtesy of Laura Jones
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Logan Horne

"I can't wait to be wearing these while rocking out to Grimes aboard S.S. Coachella!"

Kenzo Sneaker Shoe, $425, available at Kenzo.

Photo: Courtesy of Logan Horne

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